In this procedure, breast size is increased by transferring autologous fat from any part of the body to the breasts. It uses individuals own body fat (autologous) and gives double advantage as excess fat from an area is removed and transferred to the needy breasts.
The procedure starts with gentle liposuction or removal of some of the excessive fat from any part of the patient’s body. Majorly fat is taken from abdomen, thighs, or buttocks. After removing the fat, it is isolated, processed and cleaned to make it ready for transfer into the breasts. Finally, fat cells are re-injected into the target breast areas to give them fuller and larger appearance.
Ideal Candidate for Breast Augmentation?
Breast augmentation is a breast enhancement procedure and is performed on physically healthy females with following characteristics:
- Flat or unpronounced breasts
- Decreased breast volume after weight reduction or pregnancy
- Have a suitable donor area with excessive fat
- Firm and elastic skin
- Most importantly, they should have realistic goals